Robert Watts MILLS

Male 1804 - 1879  (74 years)


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  • Name Robert Watts MILLS 
    Born 11 Dec 1804  Allegany County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 1 Oct 1879  Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • The death record of Robert W. Mills cites age 74 years, died October in the fiscal year ending May 31, 1880, married, born New York, occupation Farmer, both parents born New York. Cause of death is inflammatory rheumatism. [1]
    Buried Gaines, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I125034  FamilyWorld
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2017 

    Family Emeline RICHARDSON,   b. Jan 1810, Otsego County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1894, Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Notes 
    • 1850 census of Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York, enumerated 7 August 1850:

      - Mills, R.W., age 43, occupation Farmer, property value $3,000, born New York.
      - Mills, Emeline, age 38, born New York.
      - Mills, Mary Jane, age 12, born New York.
      - Mills, George H., age 9, born New York.
      - Gammer, Aaron, age 50, occupation Farmer, born England.
      - Tremer, Wm., age 18, occupation Farmer, born England.

    • 1855 state census of Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York, enumerated 14 June 1855:

      - Mills, Robert W., age 50, born Allegany County, a resident for 11 years, occupation Farmer.
      - Mills, Emaline, age 42, wife, born Otsego County, a resident for 11 years.
      - Mills, Mary J., age 16, child, born Orleans County, a resident for 16 years.
      - Mills, George H., age 14, child, born Orleans County, a resident for 14 years.

    • 1860 census of Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York, enumerated 24 July 1860:

      - Mills, Robert W., age 55, occupation Farmer, real estate value $2,500, personal property $700, born New York.
      - Mills, Emaline, age 48, born New York.
      - Mills, Mary J., age 19, born New York.

    • 1865 state census of Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York, enumerated 13 June 1865:

      - Mills, Robert W., age 60, born Wyoming County, occupation Farmer.
      - Mills, Emily, age 52, wife, born Otsego County.
      - Kern, Patrick, age 20, servant, born Ireland, occupation Laborer.

    • 1880 census of Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York, enumerated 18 June 1880:

      - Mills, Emiline, age 67, widowed, occupation Keeping House, born New York, both parents born Vermont.

      ... the next household is ...

      - Alexander, Charles, age 48, occupation Farmer, born New York, both parents born New York.
      - Alexander, Mary J., age 40, wife, occupation Keeping House, born New York, both parents born New York.
      - Alexander, Emma L., age 16, daughter, occupation At School, born New York, both parents born New York.
      - Alexander Clarabel, age 11, daughter, occupation At School, born New York, both parents born New York.
      - Alexander, Ada May, age 4, daughter, born New York, both parents born New York.

    Children 
    +1. Mary Jane MILLS,   b. Abt 1839, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1915  (Age ~ 77 years)
     2. George H. MILLS,   b. Abt 1841, Orleans County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1855  (Age ~ 15 years)
    Last Modified 13 Aug 2017 
    Family ID F41536  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Dec 1804 - Allegany County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 Oct 1879 - Ridgeway, Orleans County, New York Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Gaines, Orleans County, New York Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S70] Ancestry.com, U.S. Federal Census Mortality Schedules, 1850-1885.